Ferdinand and Isabella letter, 1492

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King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain signed this letter on May 16, 1492 approving the confiscation of gold and valuable goods from the Moorish Jews.

The letter is part of the J. S. H. Fogg Autograph Collection.

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About This Item

  • Title: Ferdinand and Isabella letter, 1492
  • Creation Date: 1492-05-16
  • Subject Date: 1492
  • Location: Spain
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 24
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text

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